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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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My name is ***** *****... and I need info on a Briggs to

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Customer: My name is ***** *****... and I need info on a Briggs to Tecumseh engine swap...
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Customer: it is a snowblower project given to me by deceased father... it is an Ariens 910017 which references a Tec HM80-155020 8HP engine but on the frame is a briggs 8 HP I want whatever engine replacement models that are available so I can either verify the present engine (andor) find a replacment thx...
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

The easiest would be to replace the Briggs engine with a like Briggs. The Tecumseh is much harder to come by, likely the reason it was swapped to a Briggs. Need the numbers off the Briggs engine. Will be stamped into the recoil housing, near the spark plug area. Will be example(###) ###-####B1.